Williams Educational Consulting works with K-12 teachers, counselors, and administrators to provide professional development opportunities that meet both state and districts goals for gifted children. Topics include social and emotional needs, identification and assessment, program options, differentiation of curriculum, and how to conduct independent research with gifted children.
Ellen Williams, Ed.D. spent 35 years in public education in Texas. She taught 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade before beginning her career as a GT coordinator in Cypress Fairbanks ISD in 2001. In 2004, she moved to Kerrville ISD, becoming the Senior Director of Advanced Academics, in charge of the K-12 Gifted Program, AP, Dual Credit, and Career and Technology programs.
Dr. Williams has a Doctorate of Educational Leadership from Lamar University, a Master's of Education degree with an emphasis in Gifted and Talented Education from St. Thomas University, and a B.S. in Curriculum and Instruction from Texas A&M University.
Dr. Williams is co-author of the book, Removing the Mask: Identifying and Developing Giftedness in Students from Poverty, Third Edition. She currently works as a consultant and author for aha! Process. In addition, she provides consulting for school districts related to gifted education.